Belarusian Numbers

If you're trying to learn Belarusian Numbers you will find some useful resources including a course about Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers... to help you with your Belarusian grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Belarusian. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Belarusian Numbers

Learning the Belarusian Numbers is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Belarusian language. But first we need to know what the role of Numbers is in the structure of the grammar in Belarusian.

Belarusian cardinal number convey the "how many" they're also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity.

Grammar Tips:

In Belarusian numbers from 1 to 20 are unique and therefore need to be memorized individually. Numbers from 21 and upwards are formed by using the following pattern: for example 21 can be formed by using 20 + 1 written separately: дваццаць адзiн


Here are some examples:

English NumbersBelarusian Numbers
numbersnoomari - нумары
oneadzіn - адзін
twodva - два
threetri - тры
fourchatiri - чатыры
fivepyatzʲ - пяць
sixshestzʲ - шэсць
sevensyem - сем
eightvosyem - восем
ninedzyevyatzʲ - дзевяць
tendzyesyatzʲ - дзесяць
elevenadzіnatztzatzʲ - адзінаццаць
twelvedvanatztzatzʲ - дванаццаць
thirteentrinatztzatzʲ - трынаццаць
fourteenchatirnatztzatzʲ - чатырнаццаць
fifteenpyatnatztzatzʲ - пятнаццаць
sixteenshasnatztzatzʲ - шаснаццаць
seventeensyemnatztzatzʲ - семнаццаць
eighteenvasyemnatztzatzʲ - васемнаццаць
nineteendzyevyatnatztzatzʲ - дзевятнаццаць
twentydvatztzatzʲ - дваццаць
hundredsto - сто
one thousand1 tisyacha - 1 тысяча
millionmіlʲyon - мільён

Notice the structure of the Numbers in Belarusian.

List of Ordinal Numbers in Belarusian

Belarusian Ordinal numbers tell the order of things in a set: first, second, third, etc. Ordinal numbers do not show quantity. They only show rank or position. Below is a list of the Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers in Belarusian. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Belarusian vocabulary.

English NumbersBelarusian Numbers
Ordinal NumbersParadkaviya noomari - Парадкавыя нумары
firstpyershi - першы
seconddroogі - другі
thirdtretzі - трэці
fourthchatzvyorti - чацвёрты
fifthpyati - пяты
sixthshosti - шосты
seventhsyomi - сёмы
eighthvosʲmi - восьмы
ninthdzyevyati - дзевяты
tenthdzyesyati - дзесяты
eleventhadzіnatztzati - адзінаццаты
twelfthdvanatztzati - дванаццаты
thirteenthtrinatztzati - трынаццаты
fourteenthchatirnatztzati - чатырнаццаты
fifteenthpyatnatztzati - пятнаццаты
sixteenthshasnatztzati - шаснаццаты
seventeenthsyemnatztzati - семнаццаты
eighteenthvasyemnatztzati - васемнаццаты
nineteenthdzyevyatnatztzati - дзевятнаццаты
twentiethdvatztzati - дваццаты
once(adzіn) raz/adnoychi/adnago razoo - (адзін) раз/аднойчы/аднаго разу
twicedvoychi/dva razi - двойчы/два разы

Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers have a very important role in Belarusian. Once you're done with the Belarussian Numbers, you might want to check the rest of our Belarusian lessons here: Learn Belarusian. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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